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RE: Purpose of <xs:sequence/>

From: Michael Kay <mike@saxonica.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Jun 2008 17:24:32 +0100
To: "'Adam Retter'" <Adam.Retter@landmarkinfo.co.uk>, "'Paul Kiel'" <paul@xmlhelpline.com>, "'Boris Kolpackov'" <boris@codesynthesis.com>, "'Koray SAKIROGLU'" <koray.sakiroglu@gmail.com>
Cc: <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <BCEE9F8CE50D4317AE3AFBCF764B3998@Sealion>

> Paul, your Schema Lightener looks very interesting, but a bit 
> more than I need for this. I think a straight XSLT copy 
> pattern excluding empty xs:sequence nodes should do the trick.

There may be some contexts where removing an empty <xs:sequence/> element is
incorrect, for example if it appears as a branch of an xs:choice.

Michael Kay
Received on Thursday, 19 June 2008 16:25:11 UTC

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